Cairns Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Media Releases

Cairns Private Hospital unveils multi-million dollar redevelopment
Jul 11, 2024
More north Queensland residents can now undergo surgery locally, with Cairns Private Hospital unveiling a multi-million dollar redevelopment including a new state-of-the-art operating theatre and a second theatre shell to cater for future growth.

Cairns Private Hospital welcomes new AOA President as Medical Director
Nov 18, 2022
New President of the Australian Orthopaedic Association and regional health care advocate, Associate Professor Chris Morrey, has been appointed as Medical Director at Cairns Private Hospital.

Cairns Private Hospital to cater for even more FNQ patients with $18 million expansion
Nov 01, 2022
Cairns Private Hospital has announced an $18 million expansion, including the development of two new theatres, to cater for the demand for leading private health care in the region.

Ramsay Health Care generates one million kilowatts of solar power as part of its mission to create a healthier planet
Oct 19, 2022
Ramsay Health Care has reached another milestone in its commitment to environmental sustainability announcing it has surpassed one million kilowatts (kw) of solar energy generated as part of its sustainability program.

Ramsay Health Care celebrates World Mental Health Day with the launch of its Wellbeing Challenge
Oct 12, 2022
Ramsay Health Care has launched its 2022 Wellbeing Challenge to help Australians improve or manage their mental health as the nation looks to recover from years of economic stress, severe weather events and the COVID-19 pandemic.

Ramsay Health Care and Bupa sign new agreement
Aug 22, 2022
Ramsay Health Care (Ramsay) and Bupa Australia have signed a new three-year contract that will ensure Bupa members continue to be covered, without additional out-of-pocket costs, when they receive treatment at a Ramsay facility in Australia.

Ramsay expands into the community with Australia’s fastest growing national psychology business
Jul 11, 2022
Ramsay Health Care has moved its mental health service provision beyond hospitals and into the community, opening 11 psychology clinics across Australia in the past year with plans to establish a total of 30 clinics and more than 200 psychologists across the country within the next two years.

Cairns Private Hospital urges local Bupa customers to understand their chosen health cover to avoid unexpected out-of-pocket costs
Jun 15, 2022
Cairns Private Hospital is urging local Bupa members to ensure they are not hit with unexpected out-of-pocket expenses when accessing the hospital in the future.

Melloy mixes music and medicine
Jun 10, 2022
It was Aemelia Melloy’s passion for music that led her to medicine.

Heart health in the spotlight
May 12, 2022
Several recent heart attacks in high-profile Australians, and heart issues linked with Covid, have raised the profile of heart health, and local specialists are encouraging vigilance.